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somehow I've manged to follow hundreds of social media golfers and would be coaches, today I got rid of all of them bar a couple and its a great feeling :-)

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I feel you. Social media is littered with "influencers" and style over substance. The sooner people stop giving them attention, the sooner they can go away.

Just get rid of social media all together..... except GolfWRX, of course.

Yikes.   Yeah, bro. Considering that's mostly just noise it can't be healthy. Everyone falls down a rabbit hole every once in awhile but you can't live there. Social media and YouTube are messing a

Just get rid of social media all together..... except GolfWRX, of course.

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Yikes.

 

Yeah, bro. Considering that's mostly just noise it can't be healthy. Everyone falls down a rabbit hole every once in awhile but you can't live there. Social media and YouTube are messing a lot of people up.

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This forum is as close to "social media" as I come.

 

And I ignore all the "content" here, I'm only here for the discussion forum. Passively "following" a list of people on Twitter or YouTube or something seems inexplicable to me but I know most people nowadays do it.

 

P.S. I guess there's one exception to that. During NFL season there's a writer named Mike Tanier whose Twitter posts I read every morning. He's funny. I don't have a Twitter account but Google gets me to his stuff.

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"I only get socially influenced by myself, typically. But, sometimes after a few too many drinks I try to over-influence myself and that's when I get somewhat arrested on the airplane for inappropriate behavior and mishandled urination. Luckily I have the legal staff of WRX to socially influence it all away as if it never happened."

 

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I do not go on Facebook or Twitter or any of that mess. My wife deleted her Facebook account some time ago. I guess my social media outlet is here and one other golf site I frequent. And even here there are some areas I do not go in especially the I&A forums. As far as I&A goes I am of the theory there is no set in stone way to swing or play this game. And I will add respectfully everyone is entitled to their opinion and has a right to express it

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> @"BIG STU" said:

> I do not go on Facebook or Twitter or any of that mess. My wife deleted her Facebook account some time ago. I guess my social media outlet is here and one other golf site I frequent. And even here there are some areas I do not go in especially the I&A forums. As far as I&A goes I am of the theory there is no set in stone way to swing or play this game. And I will add respectfully everyone is entitled to their opinion and has a right to express it

 

I sometimes think the I&A forum is GolfWRX's equivalent of the Dark Web.

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> @"North Butte" said:

> > @"BIG STU" said:

> > I do not go on Facebook or Twitter or any of that mess. My wife deleted her Facebook account some time ago. I guess my social media outlet is here and one other golf site I frequent. And even here there are some areas I do not go in especially the I&A forums. As far as I&A goes I am of the theory there is no set in stone way to swing or play this game. And I will add respectfully everyone is entitled to their opinion and has a right to express it

>

> I sometimes think the I&A forum is GolfWRX's equivalent of the Dark Web.

 

You may be on to something there

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3W Callaway Steel Head UST 65 Pro Force Gold Stiff

2I-- 1980 Macgregor VIP Nike R steel shaft

Irons 4 thru PW 1980 Mac Vip Hogan Apex #2 shafts

SW Cleveland 588 56* S- 400 Sensicore

Putter Old Rusty Santa Fe Bulls Eye fluted shaft

Bag Old Ping Hoofer I had in my stash

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> @bhazelri33 said:

> Just curious, who were the few that you kept? Who made the cut?

 

a couple of Korean and Japanese golfers whose swings I like, Adam Young and Mike Malaska, Dennis Pugh, Andy Paisley

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[size=2]Lynx Prowler VT 5-PW[/size]
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> @KAndyMan said:

> Never got into the whole social media thing and never understood why people are so enamered with it. Nothing on there is real. I still value a handshake and breaking bread. Amazing how some people are blown away by the idea of meeting in person nowadays. Real influence is done person to person and that will never change.

 

Say it louder for the people in the back !

 

 

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I've been slowly getting off the social train... I spend most of my online time here... and even that's a bit much most days

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> @Fade said:

> Wow OP, are you sure you can get by without the help of the internet's premier thought leaders?

 

not sure :-|

 

 

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[size=2]Lynx Prowler VT 5-PW[/size]
[size=2]Cleveland 588 Tour Action 51*[/size]
[size=2]MD Golf Seve Sedona 58*[/size]
[size=2]Odyssey O-Works Jailbird Mini.[/size]

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